Daniel Schutzsmith is a rare breed – a hybrid of equal parts business, design, coding, and strategy – ready to change the world from the Hudson Valley of New York State.
Over the past 19 years he's had the privilege of working with companies such as Adobe, Greenpeace, The Pixies, MTV, Phish, PBS, They Might Be Giants, TBS, Pepsico, Dave Matthews Band & more.
In his free time he enjoys single malt scotches, inspirational wanderings through the streets of NYC, hiking the hills of the Hudson Valley, and evenings at the drive-in with his wife and three kids.
Managing Partner of Digital Empire, a digital creative agency helping clients create their own digital empires, one byte at a time.
Adjunct Professor at SUNY New Paltz, teaching our next generation of web designers in the Design For Web course.
Hudson Valley Tech Meetup
A monthly meetup bringing together technologists, designers, entrepreneurs and educators to share their passion and craft. This is a volunteer position.
A weekend-long event gathering of technologists and creators at The Ashokan Center in the foothills of the Catskill Mountains. This is a volunteer position.
Located in downtown Poughkeepsie, we've created a space to foster growth in the creative economy of the Hudson Valley through coworking, community, and education. This is a volunteer position.
For over 10 years Daniel has been speaking to conferences, classrooms, and companies on the topics of design, code, process, and digital business.